The village of Hogeweyk is a self-contained little town designed for people with dementia or Alzheimer's.

Safety and security is a key factor when it comes to caring for people suffering from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease because people suffering from these diseases have a tendency to roam and experience memory loss, putting themselves at risk.

To help keep sufferers of dementia or Alzheimer’s safe and protected while enabling them to maintain a sense of normality in their lives, the small Dutch village of Hogeweyk in the Netherlands was designed to be a self-contained town for patients.

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